Adult Summer Reading June 14 - August 31

Montgomery County Public Libraries’ Summer Reading Challenge offers adults a chance to fill their summer with great books and fun activities.

Participating is easy:

  • Sign up (or log in) online or at your local library starting May 15. Begin logging your activities starting June 14th.
  • When you sign up online you will be able to mark your progress on the gameboard (PDF) and earn tickets for the raffle prizes.

Don't forget MCPL's other Summer Reading programs: Teen Summer Reading Children's Summer Reading


Join us for one of our five events this summer!

  • 6/14 @ 7:00 pm Booktails: a Night of mocktails and books
  • 7/20 Downtown Silver Spring Farmers Market
  • 7/23 @ 7:00 pm Trivia Night at 7 Locks Brewery
  • 8/2 @ 7:00 pm Drag Bingo Night
  • 8/10 Good Hope Community Festival

Raffle Prizes

Use the tickets you earned through ReadSquared to enter for one of three raffle prizes:

  1. Local Adventure includes books for Maryland and DC day trips, Maryland themed socks, hat, and magnet, Old Bay coffee mug, and packable day pack.
  2. Stanley Yelnatz Adventure includes a copy of Holes by Louis Sacher, Stanley 40 oz Quencher mug, Stanley 7 qt cooler, and classic Stanley 24 oz vacuum food jar.
  3. Travel Adventure includes books about travel, a packing list, packing cubes, packable day pack, travel journals, portable charger, portable door lock, and refillable toiletries kit.


Want to participate offline? Download this gameboard (PDF) for your own Summer Reading Experience. (Participants not signed up in ReadSquared will not be able to enter raffles.)

Refresh your bookmark collection with one of these bookmarks.

Library Card Sign Up

Visit any of our branches to get a library card. Need one right away? Sign up for a digital card now!